HONG KONG SOFT POWER - Book Sharing by Frank Vigneron
July 26, 2018
Professor Frank Vigneron (chairperson and professor, Fine Arts Department, The Chinese University of Hong Kong)will talk about his newly published book HONG KONG SOFT POWER on his research on Hong Kong Art in 2005 - 2014, and his previously book published in 2010 - I Like Hong Kong… Art and Deterritorialization. he will share the methodology applied to write them. Don't miss it!
Date: 4th August 2018 (Sat)
Time: 2 - 5pm
Venue: ACO Bookstore
After publishing I Like Hong Kong… Art and Deterritorialization in 2010, professor Frank Vigneron (chairperson and professor, Fine Arts Department, The Chinese University of Hong Kong) continues his investigations into the local art field with Hong Kong Soft Power. Art Practices in the Special Administrative Region, 2005-2014.
Whereas I Like Hong Kong studied the idea of a local culture in a global context by observing the evolving notion of a cultural identity in the works of local artists, Hong Kong Soft Power is an in-depth survey of the new art ecology that emerged in the SAR a few years ago and continues to grow and have effects.